Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 07/17/2012

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Receipts:  1889    Last Week:  2192    Year Ago:  1276

   Compared to last week, feeders sold 4.00 to 9.00 lower.  Supply was
moderate.  Demand light to moderate.  Slaughter cows sold 3.00 to 4.00
lower.  Cows and bulls were 33 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply,
steers and bulls were 54 percent of the run; heifers 46 percent.  Near
49 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 149.50-174.00; 500-
600 lbs 133.10-143.75; 600-700 lbs 128.00-138.00; 700-750 lbs 130.25-132.00;
load lot 840 lbs 130.00; load lot 913 lbs 123.85.  Medium and Large 1-2
pkg 314 lbs 170.50; 400-500 lbs 140.00-148.00; 500-600 lbs 130.50-140.00;
600-700 lbs 122.50-139.00; pkg 749 lbs 136.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 300 lbs fancy 166.00; 300-
400 lbs 140.25-161.75; 450-465 lbs 139.00-139.50; 500-600 lbs 126.25-131.00;
600-700 lbs 128.50-135.00; pkg 769 lbs fleshy 119.75.  Medium and Large 1-2
300-400 lbs 140.00-155.50; 400-500 lbs 126.50-144.25; 500-550 lbs 123.75-
133.00; load lot 634 lbs 132.00; lot thin 604 lbs 137.50; pkg 663 lbs 122.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 150.00-173.00; pkg
430 lbs 141.00; 500-600 lbs 124.00-135.50; pkg thin 602 lbs 132.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing

Breaking 75-80        67.75-75.00   75.00-82.25     62.00-66.50
Boning   80-85        66.00-74.75   75.75-78.25     61.50-65.00
Lean     85-90        64.00-71.50                   58.00-63.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1140-2080 lbs, 88.00-95.00; high
dressing 99.50-99.75; low dressing 82.00-87.00.

   Replacement Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  3 yrs - short solid, 1120-
1385 lbs, 2nd - 3rd stage, 1050.00-1220.00 per head; short solid, 1252-
1364 lbs, 2nd - 3rd stage, 900.00-1025.00 per head.

   Cow and Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-7 yrs, 800-1275 lbs, with
baby to 325 lb calves, 1210.00-1450.00 per pair; short solid, 1200-1375 lbs,
with baby to 300 lb calves, 1085.00-1360.00 per pair.

Source:  MO Dept of Agriculture-USDA Market Service, Kingsville MO
         Richard L Kramer, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 hour recorded report (573) 522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS159.txt 

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